Questor Technology Inc. (QST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Jun, 2015 |    No of Pages: 44 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Questor Technology Inc. (QST) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights

Questor Technology Inc. (Questor) is an international environmental oilfield service company. It provides environmental solutions to the oil and gas industry. The company designs and manufactures waste gas incinerators for sale and rentals. The company’s incinerator technology destroys toxic hydrocarbon gases, which ensures regulatory compliance and environmental protection. The incinerator technology finds applications in the areas of well testing, under balanced gas drilling; coal bed methane testing; and separator and tank vapor recovery in the oil and gas industry. It also provides services to other industries such as water and sewage treatment, landfills, tire recycling and agriculture. The company has operations in Canada, the US, Europe and Asia. Questor is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Questor focuses on expanding its business in the US and Europe. It intends to develop new products, improve asset utilization and conducts cost management.

Questor Technology Inc. Key Recent Developments

May 28, 2015: Questor Technology Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results
Apr 28, 2015: Questor Technology Inc. Announces 30 Percent Increase in 2014 Revenue
Mar 05, 2015: Canadian Federal Government Invests $1.98 Million in Questor's "Heatquest" Waste Gas to Power Project Through Scientific Development Technology Canada (SDTC)
Dec 06, 2013: Questor Technology Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors
Nov 27, 2013: Questor Technology Announces Strong Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Questor Technology Inc. - Key Facts 6
Questor Technology Inc. - Key Employees 7
Questor Technology Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Questor Technology Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Questor Technology Inc. - History 10
Questor Technology Inc. - Company Statement 11
Questor Technology Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 12
Head Office 12
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 12
Section 2 – Company Analysis 13
Questor Technology Inc. - Business Description 13
Questor Technology Inc. - Corporate Strategy 14
Questor Technology Inc. - SWOT Analysis 15
SWOT Analysis - Overview 15
Questor Technology Inc. - Strengths 15
Strength - Order Backlog 15
Strength - Product Capability 15
Strength - Operational Performance 15
Questor Technology Inc. - Weaknesses 16
Weakness - Limited Geographic Diversification 16
Questor Technology Inc. - Opportunities 17
Opportunity - Increasing Environmental regulations 17
Opportunity - Decline in Oil Prices 17
Opportunity - Strategic Acquisition 17
Questor Technology Inc. - Threats 18
Threat - Competition 18
Threat - Volatile Business Environment 18
Threat - Stringent Regulations 18
Questor Technology Inc. - Key Competitors 19
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 20
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 21
Performance Chart 22
Financial Performance 22
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 24
Questor Technology Inc., Recent Deals Summary 25
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 26
May 28, 2015: Questor Technology Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 26
Apr 28, 2015: Questor Technology Inc. Announces 30 Percent Increase in 2014 Revenue 27
Mar 05, 2015: Canadian Federal Government Invests $1.98 Million in Questor's "Heatquest" Waste Gas to Power Project Through Scientific Development Technology Canada (SDTC) 29
Nov 28, 2014: Questor Technology Inc. Announces 266 Per Cent Increase in Third Quarter Rental and Services Revenues 30
Aug 28, 2014: Questor Technology Announces 120 Per Cent Increase In Second Quarter Profit 31
May 30, 2014: Questor Technology Announces First Quarter 2014 Financial Results 32
Apr 16, 2014: Questor Technology Announces Record 2013 Financial Results 34
Apr 11, 2014: Questor Technology Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors 36
Feb 12, 2014: Questor Technology Announces Appointment of John Sutherland as Chief Operating Officer and Achieves TSX-V Top 50 Ranking 37
Jan 13, 2014: Questor Technology Announces Appointment Of Richard Pinder To Its Board Of Directors 38
Section 5 – Appendix 39
Methodology 39
Ratio Definitions 39
About GlobalData 43
Contact Us 44
Disclaimer 44

List of Tables

Questor Technology Inc., Key Facts 6
Questor Technology Inc., Key Employees 7
Questor Technology Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Questor Technology Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Questor Technology Inc., History 10
Questor Technology Inc., Other Locations 12
Questor Technology Inc., Subsidiaries 12
Questor Technology Inc., Key Competitors 19
Questor Technology Inc., Ratios based on current share price 20
Questor Technology Inc., Annual Ratios 21
Questor Technology Inc., Interim Ratios 23
Questor Technology Inc., Recent Deals Summary 25
Currency Codes 39
Units 39
Capital Market Ratios 39
Equity Ratios 40
Profitability Ratios 40
Cost Ratios 41
Liquidity Ratios 41
Leverage Ratios 42
Efficiency Ratios 42

List of Figures

Questor Technology Inc., Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 22
Questor Technology Inc., Ratio Charts 24


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